A Reader's Companion to the Confucian AnalectsA Reader's Companion to the Confucian Analects
Henry Rosemont Jr.
In this little book, Confucian scholar and philosopher Henry Rosemont, Jr. has summarized forty years of experience studying, translating, and teaching the Analects. For essential cross-referencing of textual passages in differing translations, Rosemont provides tables of variant spellings of Chinese terms, a finding list for students named in the ...
Number of pages: 120 | Publication Date: 2014-12-31 | ISBN-13: 9780824851446

The Analects of ConfuciusThe Analects of Confucius
"To quietly persevere in storing up what is learned, to continue studying without respite, to instruct others without growing weary--is this not me?"--ConfuciusConfucius is recognized as China's first and greatest teacher, and his ideas have been the fertile soil in which the Chinese cultural tradition has flourished. Now, here is a translation of ...
Number of pages: 352 | Publication Date: 1999-09-07 | ISBN-13: 9780345434074

Against IndividualismAgainst Individualism
Henry Rosemont Jr.
The first part of Against Individualism: A Confucian Rethinking of the Foundations of Morality, Politics, Family, and Religion is devoted to showing how and why the vision of human beings as free, independent and autonomous individuals is and always was a mirage that has served liberatory functions in the past, but has now become pernicious for eve ...
Number of pages: 226 | Publication Date: 2016-11-14 | ISBN-13: 9780739199824

Writings on ChinaWritings on China
Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz
Leibniz (1645 -1716) had a lifelong interest in things Chinese and accorded China an important role in his ecumenical endeavors. This collection of his writings presents his comparisons of Chinese and European civilizations and his thoughts on future relations between the two. "A very timely work because of the increasing impact of China on the res ...
Number of pages: 160 | Publication Date: 1998-12-31 | ISBN-13: 9780812692518

The Chinese Classic of Family ReverenceThe Chinese Classic of Family Reverence
by Henry Rosemont Jr., Roger T. Ames
Few if any philosophical schools have championed family values as persistently as the early Confucians, and a great deal can be learned by attending to what they had to say on the subject. In the Confucian tradition, human morality and the personal realization it inspires are grounded in the cultivation of family feeling. One may even go so far as ...
Number of pages: 150 | Publication Date: 2008-11-30 | ISBN-13: 9780824833480

Polishing the Chinese MirrorPolishing the Chinese Mirror
Marthe Chandler & Ronnie Littlejohn (editors)
Edited by Marthe Chandler and Ronnie Littlejohn, this work is a collection of expository and critical essays on the work of Henry Rosemont, Jr., a prominent and influential contemporary philosopher, activist, translator, and educator in the field of Asian and Comparative Philosophy. The essays in this collection take up three major themes in Rosemo ...
Number of pages: 432 | Publication Date: 2008-01-21 | ISBN-13: 9781592670833

Confucian Role EthicsConfucian Role Ethics
by Henry Rosemont Jr, Roger T Ames
The essays collected in this volume establish Confucian role ethics as a term of art in the contemporary ethical discourse. The holistic philosophy presented here is grounded in the primacy of relationality and a narrative understanding of person, and is a challenge to a foundational liberal individualism that has defined persons as discrete, auton ...
Number of pages: 175 | Publication Date: 2016-07-11 | ISBN-13: 9783847106050

China beyond the HeadlinesChina beyond the Headlines
This unique book takes the reader Obeyond the headlinesO to explore a China few Westerners have seen. The authors argue that the great gap between what specialists understand and the general public believes has led to distorted and potentially dangerous misunderstandings of China. Seeking to bridge that gap, a group of prominent scholars and activi ...
Number of pages: 392 | Publication Date: 2000-03-15 | ISBN-13: 9780847698554

Explorations in Early Chinese Cosmology (Journal of the American Academy of Religion Studies)Explorations in Early Chinese Cosmology (Journal of the American Academy of Religion Studies)
Henry Rosemont Jr.
Papers originally presented at the Harvard Workshop on Classical Chinese thought in 1976. Contributors include David N. Keightley, Vitaly A. Rubin, James A. Hart, Gerald Swanson, John Louton, Jeffrey A. Howard, John Major, and Henry Rosemont, Jr. These scholarly focus on the origins and development of early Chinese cosmological views, as found on w ...
Number of pages: 178 | Publication Date: 2006-11-09 | ISBN-13: 9781419643835

Theravada BuddhismTheravada Buddhism
Asanga Tilakaratne
This book brings to life the age-old religious tradition of Theravada (literally, “view of the elders”) Buddhism as it is found in ancient texts and understood and practiced today in South and Southeast Asia. Following a brief introduction to the life of the historical Buddha and the beginning of his mission, the book examines the Triple Gem (t ...
Number of pages: 224 | Publication Date: 2012-09-30 | ISBN-13: 9780824836733

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